Venturing abroad with outdoor pursuits in mind can be a daunting affair, especially if you are planning on hiking or camping away from major tourist areas and towns. Bushcraft and Finland fit together perfectly but here are some helpful websites that might assist in planning your own adventure.Read more
For many, the pull of seeing the Northern Lights is the only reason to venture this far north. In Finnish Lapland that was to be an unspoken wish that I was keen to have fulfilled, but was certainly not the only desire on my list and nor would it matter one bit if it didn’t come true.Read more
We had snow, rain, 50mph winds and even a rainbow. The weather playing out it’s drama over the bleak tors and ancient woodland of Dartmoor, changing the landscape for both inner and outer as one moves through this very special of areas in Southern England.Read more
I encountered freezing temperatures, torrential rain and heavy snow which all made for some interesting weather conditions out in the forest.Read more
A two day hike and camp in Dartmoor.
This very special place always leaves a deep impression within the visitor. Staying a night on top the moors is the perfect way to experience the landscape in its many forms.Read more
Making the effort to leave the routine is always worth it, sometimes its hard. I think our bodies are naturally inclined to stay in the warmth and predictable but to balance this there is this inner drive to leave it all behind. The added bonus of a meteor shower helped too.Read more
Waking up in the mountains the Woodsman decides to head out to explore a local cave. The weather was mixed all day with occasional downpours. The Woodsman reaches the cave and lights a small fire just before the storm hits.Read more
A woodsman enjoys the scenery of the valley and mountains. Uses some of the latest outdoor equipment to collect material for a small fire which is lit by a glacial river and relaxes in a silk hammock.Read more
A knife dangling around your neck can first seem rather unusual but once you start using one its hard to give up the convenience offered.
Mora is no stranger to making knives and I am no stranger to using their products. The Eldris has caused such a stir online since it was announced and now I will finally get my hands on one.Read more